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Tao Jiaying


SportSpeed Skating
Born15 Apr 1993 in  Qiqihar
ResidenceQiqihar, CHN
Higher educationPhysical Education - Harbin Sport University : China
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.92 14 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    1000m 1:17.16 22 Sep 2019 Calgary  
    1500m 1:57.70 17 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    3000m 4:08.90 15 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    5000m 7:23.16 16 Mar 2019 Calgary  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHer mother introduced her to the sport.  
Name of coachLee Jae-Sik [national], KOR  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 2003 in Qiqihar, People's Republic of China.  
Club / TeamQiqihar: China  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (, 19 Jan 2016)  
Awards and honoursIn 2015 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (, 19 Nov 2015)

In 2013 she was named an Elite Athlete of National Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (, 01 Apr 2013)
InjuriesShe has a scar on her face as a result of an accident during competition in 2008. (, 12 Dec 2015)

She has fractured her ankle bone during her career. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2016)
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolSwiss tennis player Roger Federer. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in short track [1500m] at the 2013 Winter World University Games in Trentino, Italy. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
Other sportsShe has represented the People's Republic of China in short track, winning silver in the 3000m relay at the 2015 World Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (SportsDeskOnline, 21 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"There is only a starting point, there is no finish line." (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps7  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps25  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m47